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Old May 9th, 2014, 01:46 PM   #1
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GH4 4k Anamorphic Lens Test

A little bit of footage from my first time with a GH4.


Full 4K grabs: https://flic.kr/s/aHsjXmoFMh

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Old May 9th, 2014, 02:17 PM   #2
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Nice colors! Is it the Anamorphic Lens that makes the image a bit blurry on the sides? I personally don't like this kind of super squeezed format.
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Old May 9th, 2014, 03:23 PM   #3
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The lenses have a curved DOF, so on wide shots you can get that edge blurring.
I normally crop my videos down to a less extreme aspect ratio, but I left this one as is because I liked the compositions more. With 4K, cropping the sides of 2x anamorphic footage is no problem, so much resolution to spare.
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Old May 13th, 2014, 03:24 PM   #4
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I like it, because it's different. A feature length film that wide might not be as watchable, but for a short it could be very interesting as long as care was taken with the composition.
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A little bit of footage from my first time with a GH4.

GH4 lomo anamorphic 4K on Vimeo

Full 4K grabs: https://flic.kr/s/aHsjXmoFMh

Thanks for looking!
What adapter did you use?
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